Pamela Nelson Head of Production
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Pamela Nelson

About me: Currently Head of Production at Red Sky Productions, I have gained experience across genres over the years and enjoy the challenges and creativity of making budget and schedule work for programming.

16 years experience.

Genre: Commercials, Corporate, Current Affairs, Documentary, Drama, Drama Documentary, Factual Entertainment, Feature Films, Observational Documentary

Additional skills: 16mm or 35mm, Archive, EP Budgeting, EP Scheduling, Extreme Filming Geographical, Extreme Filming Political, File Based Formats, First Aid, Health And Safety, Negotiating a contract with a broacaster, Underwater Filming

Willing to be based in: Edinburgh, Glasgow


Credits

Suffragettes Forever! The Story Of Women And Power

Production company: Matchlight ; On-screen credit: Head of Production ; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC2.

Professor Amanda Vickery explores the road to female suffrage in this 3 part series for BBC2.


Russell Brand: End The Drugs War

Production company: Matchlight ; On-screen credit: Head of Production ; Programme type: Current Affairs, Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC3 and BBC 1 .

Russell Brand challenges the current approach to drug addiction. This documentary was a follow up to Russell Brand: from Addiction to Recovery.


Darcey Bussells Looking For Audrey

Production company: Matchlight ; On-screen credit: Head of Production ; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC1 .

This incredibly stylish documentary which was universally well received followed Darcey Bussell as she looked at the life of Audrey Hepburn. With interviews with Audrey’s sons and beautiful rare archive, an emotion and personal journey into the life of an icon.


Medieval Lives: Birth Marriage And Death

Production company: Matchlight ; On-screen credit: Head of Production ; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC 4 .

A 3 part series with Helen Castor exploring the how these 3 great pivotal moments were dealt with in medieval times. An engaging series that has been repeated many times and received very well.


Viva Variety

Production company: Matchlight ; On-screen credit: Head of Production ; Programme type: Documentary, Observational Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC 1 Scotland .

A light, funny, entertaining series about the lives of Scotland’s entertainers. From tribute bands to ex TV talent show stars, this 4 part series for BBC Scotland gave viewers an insight into the entertainment industry in Scotland.


The Story Of Women And Art

Production company: Matchlight ; On-screen credit: Head of Production ; Programme type: Documentary; Broadcaster: BBC 2 .

Professor Amanda Vickery explores the hidden journey of female creativity in Western Art; from the cloistered world of Renaissance Italy and Catholic Spain, through the industrial revolution of Britain and France, to the harsh desert landscape of New Mexico of the early Twentieth Century, she will uncover the incredible stories of talented and tenacious women who throughout history have overcome seemingly insurmountable obstacles to fulfil their artistic ambitions. ( 3 x 60mins)


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